If you are thinking of moving to Pont-Ystrad or just want to know a what the area is like, the statistics on this page should give you a good introduction. They cover a range of socio-economic factors so you can compare Pont-Ystrad to figures for Denbighshire and nationally. These statistics can tell you if Pont-Ystrad is an economically deprived area and how hard it might be to get a job.
Pont-Ystrad Education Statistics
These statistics are for the highest level education obtained by the residents of Pont-Ystrad and are from the UK Census of 2011.
Pont-Ystrad Property Ownership & Rental Statistics
|Social Rented (Council)||8.1%||9.8%|
|Social Rented (Housing Assoc)||5%||6.6%|
Pont-Ystrad General Health Statistics
The respondents of the 2011 Census were asked to rate their health. These are the results for Pont-Ystrad. The percentage of residents in Pont-Ystrad rating their health as 'very good' is less than the national average.
Pont-Ystrad Immigration Statistics
These figures for Country of Birth for the residents of Pont-Ystrad are from the UK Census of 2011. Since Pont-Ystrad has a higher level of residents born in the UK than the national average and a lower rate of residents either born in other EU countries or outside the EU, it does not have a significant immigrant population.
|Rebublic of Ireland||0.5%||0.4%|
|Other EU Countries||1.2%||1.8%|
|Outside the EU||2.4%||3.3%|
Pont-Ystrad Social Grade & Occcupation Statistics
Social grade is a classification based on occupation and it enables a household and all its members to be classified according to the job of the main income earner.
Pont-Ystrad Age Distribution Statistics
The population of Pont-Ystrad as a whole, is older than the national average. The population of Pont-Ystrad is also older than the average, making Pont-Ystrad a older persons location.
|Age 0 to 4||5.7%||5.8%|
|Age 5 to 9||5.3%||5.3%|
|Age 10 to14||5.8%||5.8%|
|Age 15 to 17||4%||3.7%|
|Age 18 to 24||8%||9.7%|
|Age 25 to 29||4.8%||6.1%|
|Age 30 to 44||17.4%||18.6%|
|Age 45 to 59||20.4%||19.9%|
|Age 60 to 64||7.6%||6.7%|
|Age 65 to 74||11.3%||9.8%|
|Age 75 to 84||7%||6.1%|
|Age 85 and over||2.8%||2.4%|
Pont-Ystrad Benefits & Unemployment Statistics
These figures on the claiming of benefits in Pont-Ystrad come from the Department for Work & Pensions and are dated . They can often be a good indicator of the prosperity of the town and possible indicator of how hard it would be to get employment in the area.
|Jobseekers Allowance (only)||3.5%||3.6%|
|Incapacity Benefits (IB or ESA)||3.1%||3.3%|
|Any Benefit (includes in work benefits)||18.7%||17.4%|
Sources: Office for National Statistics & Department for Work & Pensions.
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